CSR trends, strategy, ethics and the business case

Here’s a presentation I am giving this week to MBA students in Mexico, on the areas of CSR trends, strategy, ethics and the business case . Piece of cake, no doubt. I’m off to Guadalajara, to speak to 350 MBA students and spend some time with professors at the well-regarded Tecnol√≥gico de Monterrey. In reality I am slightly…

The business case for longer-term thinking in companies

This is a decent 12 minute video with a professor at INSEAD, Javier Gimeno, on the above topic. He makes the case for how longer term thinking leads to better business competitiveness. Worth a look over your afternoon coffee, I’d say. Here’s a link to the video on YouTube and it’s embedded below:

  • Jul 17, 2013
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15 ways to get your CEO on board with sustainability and corporate responsibility

Convincing senior leadership as to why sustainable business matters remains a major challenge. Here’s a few proven ways, in no particular order, that may help. 1) Get a non-executive/independent director on your side This is largely for listed firms, but some non-listed companies also use outside views at a senior level. Find one most amenable…

  • Apr 16, 2013
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The links between ethics, governance, CSR and sustainability

Here’s a presentation I gave earlier this week in Seoul to Korean business managers on the top of how ethics and sustainability are linked to governance and strategy. If this doesn’t come out in your email, click here to take a look. My case studies are fairly predictable: GE, Siemens, Unilever and M&S. I threw…

  • Apr 11, 2013
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Sustainability training workshops series

Here are six workshops that might be useful for internal training for your company: How to Engage with NGOs and Campaign Groups How to Train Marketing and Communication Teams in Sustainability How to Engage the Board in Governance, Strategy and Sustainability Crisis Management, Reputation, CSR and Sustainability How Leading Companies Engage Employees in Sustainability and…

Governance, strategy and sustainability, a new workshop product

 Here’s a workshop training product I have created which offers board and senior manager briefings on how corporate sustainability is increasingly linked with governance and strategy. I’ve been running workshops like these for many years now, all over the world. So if this of interest for your company, just let me know. Customer testimonials are…

  • Nov 6, 2012
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